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Poster: WINSTON SMITH3353 Date: Mar 10, 2013 10:28am
Forum: feature_films Subject: Louise Brooks

Internet Archive,

Please keep your eyes out for anything with silent film actress Louise Brooks. Take one look at her and you will know that she is well worth preserving. Even in her still shots she conveys an incomparable poignancy. Her body language and mouth are that of a confident, beautiful woman, yet her incredibly sensitive eyes reveal a most child-like vulnerability that has been subliminally short-circuiting men for nearly 100 years. I can't wait to see her on film, especially the work she did in Weimar Germany in the twenties.

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Louise Brooks' Bio:

Thank you to all of you at IA for all you've done to preserve these films (and everything else in the world, it seems!) and make them available to everyone. This is a wonderful service.